The Rhuged Podcast
Welcome to The Rhuged Podcast Where we don't have an agenda; only conversations
info_outline Ep. 87 Sean Whalen 03/17/2021
Ep. 87 Sean Whalen I am so happy that I had the opportunity to do this episode with Sean Whalen. Sean is an amazing orator and shares his story so passionately that its virtually impossible not to be moved by it. We talk about how he lost millions and managed to build it back up. We discuss the importance of the stories that we tell ourselves, and how they can have a direct impact on your trajectory. Sean talks about tackling his fears. The greatest take away for me was," what if we're already perfect?'
info_outline Ep. 86 Jeddy Azuma 09/23/2020
Ep. 86 Jeddy Azuma This was another powerful episode. Jeddy and I discuss everything from Men's work, shedding our old stories, plant medicine, and bring our best selves to the world. Jeddy shares his journey from living life in the fast lane on the East Coast to moving across the country by himself to find what he was missing in his life. I'm sure that this episode will resonate with a lot of you, especially men!
info_outline Ep. 85 Danny Warrick 09/02/2020
Ep. 85 Danny Warrick This was such a powerful episode. Danny is a man that I met at a Men's retreat, and we instantly connected. On this episode he shares his journey of dealing with drug abuse, mental health issues, and how he finally decided that there is so much more to life that he was missing. We talk about his transition out of his dark places to deciding that he wanted to contribute more to society. I also share my opinion about the importance of aurhenticity when it comes to teachers. I hope you all enjoy!
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 12 of 12 with Kevin Hines 08/24/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 12 of 12 with Kevin Hines Here is the final episode of the 12 part podcast series "The Hard Question" with Kevin Hines. Kevin's story is nothing short of amazing, and it makes me so happy that he is here now to share it with everyone. Kevin shares his story, what he thinks people can do to save themselves, and what we can all do help one another. This series is dedicated to the memory of Rory Hamill, his amazing kids, and to continuing his legacy of helping people in need.
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 11 of 12 with Chris Osman 08/18/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 11 of 12 with Chris Osman Here is Episode 11 of 12 of The Hard Question Podcast Series with Chris Osman. There are very few people that I have as much Love for as I do for Chris. Chris and I have done a couple episodes together and this one didn't disappoint. Chris always keeps it real and shares exactly how he feels without the fear of judgement. He owns his past and is willing to talk about it all openly, which is helping more people than he probably realizes. I am super thankful for Chris and this super important episode!
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 10 of 12 with Syn Martinez 08/10/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 10 of 12 with Syn Martinez Here is episode 10 of 12 of The Hard Question Podcast series with Syn Martinez from Afro Brutality. This episode was pretty profound for me. These episodes were born out of the desire to continue Rory's legacy of helping so many people, especially in terms of mental health. Rory only knew Syn and I for a brief amount of time; however, he left such a lasting impact on both of us. We talk about that impact, our views on suicide, social media and so much more. I hope you all walk away better for listening!
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 9 of 12 with Doc Todd 07/28/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 9 of 12 with Doc Todd Here is Ep. 9 of 12 of The Hard Question Podcast Series with Doc Todd. This was an awesome episode for a multitude of reasons. We talk about mental health, the pressures of trying to make a positive difference, and how important it is to check in with ourselves in the midst of helping others. We talk about the financial stressors of living your passion and purpose, and how important it is to be supported. I think you're all going to dig this episode!
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 8 of 12 with Joshua Coburn 07/21/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 8 of 12 with Joshua Coburn Here is Ep. 8 of 12 of The Hard Question Podcast Series with Joshua Coburn. This episode was super important to me because Joshua Coburn has made a huge impact in my life in terms of mental health and otherwise. I know that whoever listens to this episode will immediately understand why I have so much Love for this dude. This episode is real, raw, authentic, and full of helpful tips that have helped us battle our own internal demons. I hope you all dig this episode as much as I did recording it
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 7 of 12 with Austin Legg 07/13/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 7 of 12 with Austin Legg Here is Ep. 7 of 12 of The Hard Question Podcast Series with Austin Legg. This episode is so near and dear to me. Austin shares his powerful story about his battles with mental health, and where his life is today. He talks about going from wanting to end his life to finding a glimmer of hope that literally changed the trajectory of his life. Austin is such a positive force in the world, and I am so thankful for him and his story. We need more Austin Legg's in this world. You're going to Love this episode!
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 6 of 12 with Clark Impastato 07/07/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 6 of 12 with Clark Impastato Here is episode 6 of 12 of The Hard Question with Clark Impastato. This was our 2nd episode together, and it definitely didn't disappoint. We talk about how he's doing, his thoughts about alcohol and mental health, his views on suicide, and how he finds his way out of funks if he ever finds himself there. I know this episode is going to touch people, and hopefully make a huge positive difference in many people's lives.
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 5 of 12 with Cody Alford 06/30/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 5 of 12 with Cody Alford Here is episode 5 of 12 of the Hard Question with Cody Alford. In this episode we go down a few rabbit holes while Cody shares his story, his views on suicide, and how he broke the chains of the darkness he has faced. Cody is a deep thinker, and I know this episode is going to strike a chord with a lot of people who listen. He breaks down the law of opposites, and hopefully it will be the light bulb for anyone out there that is struggling. I hope you all Love this episode
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 4 of 12 with Marcus Torgerson 06/22/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 4 of 12 with Marcus Torgerson This is episode 4 of 12 of the 12 part podcast series The Hard Question. I Loved this episode so much. Marcus shares his story so candidly and honestly, and I know that it will help to wake some people up. Marcus doesn't hold back on this episode as he shares his honest opinions on mental health and how he has dealt with his own issues surrounding mental health. Marcus shares what other people are thinking but probably don't have the courage to say!
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 3 of 12 With Brandon Lilly 06/15/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 3 of 12 With Brandon Lilly Here is Ep. 3 of 12 with Brandon Lilly. This was by far one of my favorite episodes to date. Brandon shares his incredible story of being at the top of the power lifting game, and how injuries eventually forced him to change course. He talks openly about contemplating suicide, and what kept him from pulling the trigger. Brandon talks about what he does to get out of dark places, and I know it will resonate with a lot of you. This episode was a game changer for me, and I’m sure it will be for you too
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 2 of 12 with Jeff Nichols 06/08/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 2 of 12 with Jeff Nichols This episode was absolutely amazing. You would be hard pressed to find a more humble, well-spoken, heart centered warrior than Jeff Nichols. In this episode he shares his story of dealing with mental illness, and how he found his way up from hitting rock bottom. Jeff talks openly about shedding his ego, and the wonders it has done for him personally, relationally, spiritually, and emotionally. Jeff is a natural teacher, and I learned so much from the episode and so will you
info_outline The Hard Question Ep. 1 of 12 with Dan Clancy 06/02/2020
The Hard Question Ep. 1 of 12 with Dan Clancy I wish I could put into words how special this 12 part podcast series is to me, and how thankful I am for Dan for helping me to make this a reality. This series is dedicated to Rory Hamill, and I hope I can make even a fraction of the positive impact that he made in the world. You are missed brother, and I swear to do my best to carry on where you left off to make a difference in the mental health arena. I am so honored that I got to have Dan Clancy as the 1st episode to kick this off. Love you brother
info_outline Ep. 84 Dylan Magaster 05/29/2020
Ep. 84 Dylan Magaster This was such a fun episode. Dylan is living the life that most of us dream about. He went from traveling the world in a van and documenting his journey, to now living on a sail boat and traveling the world. He has hit it big on youtube, and he shares what that journey was like and what failures he experienced along the way. I left this episode feeling so inspired, and I am sure all of you listeners will as well.
info_outline Ep. 83 Sean Burrows "Sean Go Boom" 05/25/2020
Ep. 83 Sean Burrows "Sean Go Boom" This was my very first Rona Cast, and I'm so glad that I was able to get Sean back on the podcast again. We discuss life, religion, shooting, marketing, and so much more. I think you guys are going to enjoy this episode. We talked for 3 hours but it felt like minutes. If you aren't already following Sean go Boom, you know what to do!
info_outline Ep. 82 Recycle for Veterans 05/16/2020
Ep. 82 Recycle for Veterans This was an awesome episode with some even better people. Recycle for Veterans share their stories of how they met one another, their time serving as United States Marines, and how the concept for Recycle for Veterans was born. These guys are doing incredible things for our veterans, our communities, and our world. I hope you all dig this episode
info_outline Ep. 81 Ra of Earth 05/09/2020
Ep. 81 Ra of Earth This was such a fascinating episode. Ra goes into his upbringing in Michigan, and how his mind thought outside of what some would deem "normal". While his family largely lived in the matrix, he was living outside of it. He shares his catharsis from a brutal hockey player, to the evolved man that you see today. He also shares his story of becoming a pillar in the Crossfit community. We talk about everything from religion to living life on our terms. I hope you all dig this episode
info_outline Ep. 80 Architect Goddess 05/02/2020
Ep. 80 Architect Goddess This episode was totally awesome, and right on time considering current world events. Carolina and I discuss making the world a better place, how we trust our own inner knowing, and how we can manifest our own abundance. She went on to become a very successful architect, and eventually shifted gears to live her true passion. This episode was super enlightening, and I hope you all get as much from it as I did
info_outline Ep. 79 Alexander Hill 04/25/2020
Ep. 79 Alexander Hill This episode was recorded months ago, and we are finally releasing it. This was actually perfect timing. Alexander Hill dives deep and talks about the challenges he faced growing up, the mental health issues he had too overcome, and how he made out to the other side a much better and empowered man. I truly believe that this episode will resonate with a lot of the listeners. Hope you all enjoy this amazing episode!!
info_outline Ep. 78 Here is MY "Backstory" 02/02/2020
Ep. 78 Here is MY "Backstory" I have been asked many times when I was going to share MY "Backstory", so here it is! I was so honored to have Chris Osman from Rhuged conduct this interview. I had no clue what questions Chris was going to ask me, and he did a masterful job at conducting his 1st podcast. This podcasting journey has been one of the greatest joys of my life, and I hope all of you listeners have gained as much from it as I have. This is just the beginning. Thank you so much for all the Love and support!
info_outline Ep. 77 Certified Health Nut Troy Casey 01/19/2020
Ep. 77 Certified Health Nut Troy Casey In this episode the Certified Health Nut Troy Casey and I cover a bunch of topics from his upbringing, his modeling career, his journey into plant medicine, and the numerous awakenings he has had. Troy is on a mission to change the world and I have no doubt that he will. This episode was right on time for some of the work that I have been doing, and it is my hope that it helps to shift some of the old paradigms. I can't wait to share this one with you all, and hear your feedback as well. Enjoy!!
info_outline Ep. 76 NOA/AON 01/13/2020
Ep. 76 NOA/AON This episode was right in my wheel house. I was so excited about doing this episode that I completely forgot to introduce my guest of honor, NOA/AON. He is doing some incredible work in the world, and I was lucky enough to take a class with him and do a podcast afterward. In this episode we talk about what he thinks the meaning of life is and how we heal old wounds. I walked away from this episode beaming with excitement. I think you will understand why after you give this episode a listen
info_outline Ep. 75 Ashley Rogers 01/06/2020
Ep. 75 Ashley Rogers Im so stoked on this conversation. Ashley and I go down quite the rabbit hole from making tough life decisions, to porn addictions, and growing into new versions of ourselves. Ashley went from small town Oklahoma to the glitz and glamour of being an adult film actress, and then back to her roots of being a holistic healer. The conversation was extremely enlightening. Ashley is probably one of the most open-minded people I've ever spoken with, and I'm so excited for this episode.
info_outline Ep. 74 Dr. Tommy John 12/29/2019
Ep. 74 Dr. Tommy John This was such an awesome conversation with an even better human. In this episode Dr. Tommy John shares his story with me. We talk about growing up as Tommy John's son, dealing with loss, listening to and healing our bodies, and so much more. Dr. Tommy John is a successful author, chiropractor, teacher, and coach. This is episode will make you question old belief systems, and become more aligned with your body in the process.
info_outline Ep. 73 Heroic Hearts Project 12/22/2019
Ep. 73 Heroic Hearts Project In this episode I speak with the founder of the Heroic Hearts Project, Jesse Gould. This conversation is super important to the veteran community, and to the rest of the world as well. We discuss mental health, the opiate epidemic, and alternative modalities that are helping heal the world. I truly hope that this conversation opens the minds of people that have been suffering, or know people that are. May we all strive to seek understanding and stay open to new information
info_outline Ep. 72 Rob DuBois 12/16/2019
Ep. 72 Rob DuBois I absolutely loved recording this episode. Rob is a brilliant mind, and we dive deep on a lot of issues. Rob has spent decades as a public servant in various roles, one of them being an elite Navy SEAL. I walked away from the episode enlightened by our conversation and I am sure you will too. We cover everything from terrorism to what it means to be an empowered man. I hope you all enjoy this episode as much as I did
info_outline Ep. 71 CEO/Founder of Fit Body Boot Camp Bedros Keuilian 12/09/2019
Ep. 71 CEO/Founder of Fit Body Boot Camp Bedros Keuilian This episode was absolutely incredible. Bedros is a huge inspiration to me, and a true living testament to perseverance and an indomitable will to succeed. He shares his story of overcoming the trails of being an immigrant to this country, and ultimately deciding that he will me make something of himself. We talk about how he founded Fit Body Boot Camp, writing a bestselling book, and what motivates him to keep going. You'll dig this one for sure!
info_outline Ep. 70 Pieces Of The Puzzle 11/24/2019
Ep. 70 Pieces Of The Puzzle This is episode is so special to me. My cousin, Buckley, shares what his life has been like living with Autism. He talks about some of the challenges he has faced and how he has overcome some of them. His amazing parents talk about how they have navigated all that autism brings, and the steps that they've taken to ensure that Buckley has the best chance possible to be a thriving adult. They have done the hard stuff and kept their family together, and modeled for all of us what unconditional Love looks like!